Please read these terms and conditions. By using this website you are agreeing to them.
These Terms explain how you may use our website (the Site). References in these Terms to the Site includes the following website: duckboardandstilts.com and all associated web pages.
You should read these Terms carefully before using the Site.
By accessing or using the Site or otherwise indicating your consent, you agree to be bound by these Terms and the documents referred to in them.
If you do not agree with or accept any of these Terms, you should stop using the Site immediately.
Information about us
The Site is operated by DuckboardsAndStilts.com.
If you have any questions about our Site, please contact us by e-mail at [email protected] (24 hours a day, 7 days a week).
Use of the Site by Minors
You may only use our Site if you are aged 13 years or older.
General use of the Site
You agree that you are solely responsible for:
all costs and expenses you may incur in relation to your use of the Site as applicable); and
keeping your password and other account details secure and confidential.
The Site is intended for use only by those who can access it from within the UK. If you choose to access our Site from locations outside the UK, you are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.
We seek to make the Site as accessible as possible. If you experience any difficulties using the Site, please contact us at [email protected]
Intellectual property rights
Other than Third Party Content, the Site and all intellectual property rights therein are owned exclusively by us. In this context, intellectual property rights means rights such as: trade marks, domain names, design rights, database rights, patents, copyright (excluding copyright in any Third Party Content) and all other intellectual property rights of any kind whether or not they are registered or unregistered (anywhere in the world). We reserve all of our rights in such intellectual property in connection with these Terms. This means, for example, that we remain owners of them and are free to use them as we see fit.
Nothing in these Terms grants you any legal rights in the Site other than as necessary to enable you to access the Site. You agree not to adjust to try to circumvent or delete any notices contained on the Site (including any intellectual property notices) and in particular in any digital rights or other security technology embedded or contained within the Site.
We permit you to use the Site only for personal, non-commercial purposes and primarily to view and purchase products through Clicking on a Relevant Hyperlink on our Site.
Use of the Site in any other way than as set out in clause 7.1 above, including in contravention of any restriction on use set out in this clause 7, is not permitted. If you do not agree with the terms of this clause 7, you should not use the Site.
As a condition of your use of the Site, you agree:
not to use the Site for any purpose that is unlawful under any applicable law or prohibited by these Terms;
not to use the Site to commit any act of fraud;
not to use the Site to distribute viruses or malware or other similar harmful software code;
not to use the Site for purposes of promoting unsolicited advertising or sending spam;
not to use the Site to simulate communications from us or another service or entity in order to collect identity information, authentication credentials, or other information;
not to use the Site in any manner that disrupts the operation or business of the Site or the website or business of any other entity;
not to use the Site in any manner that harms minors;
not to use the Site in a manner which is derogatory or threatening (such as bullying or harassment);
not to use the Site to reveal private or confidential information which has not been made public (such as credit card information, phone numbers or email addresses);
not to promote any unlawful activity;
not to put our name, image and / or brand in disrepute;
not to represent or suggest that we endorse any other business, product or service unless we have separately agreed to do so in writing;
not to use the Site to gain unauthorised access to or use of computers, data, systems, accounts or networks;
not to attempt to circumvent password or user authentication methods; and
to comply with the provisions relating to intellectual property rights as set out in clause 6 above.
You may create a link to our Site from another website without our prior written consent provided no such link:
creates a frame or any other browser or border environment around the Site Content of our Site;
implies that we endorse your products or services or any of the products or services of, or available through, the website on which you place a link to our Site;
displays any of the trade marks or logos used on our Site without our permission or that of the owner of such trade marks or logos; or
is placed on a website that itself does not meet the acceptable use requirements of this clause 7.
We reserve the right to require you to remove any link to the Site, immediately at any time, and you shall immediately comply with any request by us to remove any such link.
You may not use our trade marks, logos or trade names except in accordance with these Terms.
We may enforce this clause 7 in our absolute discretion. In the event of your breach of this clause 7 we may restrict, terminate or suspend your use of the Site or take any action we consider necessary to remedy the breach.
While we try to make sure that our Site is secure, we cannot guarantee the security of any information and therefore we cannot guarantee that it will be kept confidential. For that reason, you should not let us have any patentable ideas or patent applications, advertising or marketing suggestions, prototypes, or any other information that you regard as confidential, commercially sensitive or valuable (Unwanted Submissions). While we value your input and feedback, you agree not to submit any Unwanted Submissions.
To the extent that you provide us with Unwanted Submissions, we may use any Unwanted Submissions as we see reasonably fit on a free-of-charge basis (bearing in mind that we have no way of knowing whether such information is confidential, commercially sensitive or valuable as we do not monitor the Site in such a way). Therefore, we will not be legally responsible for keeping any Unwanted Submissions confidential nor will we be legally responsible to you or anybody else for any use of such Unwanted Submissions.
Accuracy of information and availability of the Site
While we try to make sure that the Site is accurate, up-to-date and free from bugs, we cannot promise that it will be. Furthermore, we cannot promise that the Site will be fit or suitable for any particular purpose. Any reliance that you may place on the information on this Site is at your own risk.
We may suspend or terminate operation of the Site at any time as we see fit.
While we try to make sure that the Site is available for your use, we do not promise that it is available at all times, nor do we promise the uninterrupted use by you of the Site. We reserve the right to restrict or deny your access to the Site at any time as we see fit.
Third Party Hyperlinks and Third Party Websites
The Site contains Third Party Hyperlinks or references to Third Party Websites other than the Site. Some of these sites may contain special links for which DuckboardsAndStilts.con is an affiliate.
Limitation on our liability
Subject to clause 11.3 below, our total liability howsoever arising under or in connection with these Terms shall not exceed £100.
Subject to clause 11.3 below, we are not legally responsible for any of the following (whether direct or indirect):
loss of profit;
loss or corruption of data;
loss or corruption of software or systems;
loss of use;
loss of contract;
loss of opportunity;
loss of savings, discount or rebate (whether actual or anticipated); and/or
harm to reputation or loss of goodwill.
Notwithstanding any other provision in these Terms, our liability shall not be limited in any way in respect of the following:
death or personal injury caused by negligence;
fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation; or
any other losses which cannot be excluded or limited by applicable law.
Events beyond our control
We shall have no liability to you for any breach of these Terms caused by any event or circumstance beyond our reasonable control including, but not limited to, strikes, lock-outs or other industrial disputes; breakdown of systems or network access; or flood, fire, explosion or accident.
Rights of third parties
No one other than a party to these Terms has any right to enforce any of these Terms.
These Terms are dated 21st November 2018. No changes to these Terms are valid or have any effect unless agreed by us in writing. We reserve the right to vary these Terms from time to time. Our updated Terms will be displayed on the Site and by continuing to use and access the Site following such changes, you agree to be bound by any variation made by us. It is your responsibility to check these Terms from time to time to verify such variations.
We will try to resolve any disputes with you quickly and efficiently.
If you are unhappy with us, the Site, please contact us as soon as possible.
If you and we cannot resolve a dispute using our complaint handling procedure, we will:
let you know that we cannot settle the dispute with you; and
give you certain information required by law about the online dispute resolution platform to resolve the dispute with us. For more details, please visit the website on the ‘Your Europe’ portal: https://webgate.ec.europa.eu/odr
If you want to take court proceedings, the courts of England and Wales will have exclusive jurisdiction in relation to these Terms.
The law of England and Wales will apply to these Terms.
Product disclosure: DuckboardsAndStilts.com is an affiliate for some products listed on this website and earns a commission based on any sales referred.
Collecting your personal information: We may collect personal information from you (including, without limitation, your name, email address, phone number, and postal address) when you use this website. You may decide not to provide your personal information to us. However, if you do not provide it, we may not be able to provide you with access to certain information or products.
Additional collection: We may gather more extensive information if we are concerned, for example, about abnormal website usage patterns or website security breaches.
Use: We may use your personal information to: provide you with services and information that you have requested; provide you with important notices and information about this website and our services; provide you with other information (including promotional material, news, and event information) where you agree to receive such information; verify your identity and to assist you if you forget your username or password; improve or update this website and our products; respond to your inquiries and communicate with you; and personalize this website in accordance with your preferences.
Third party websites: This website may contain hyperlinks to websites operated by third parties. We are not responsible for the content of such websites, or the manner in which those websites collect, store, use, and distribute any personal information you provide. When you visit third party websites from hyperlinks displayed on this website, we encourage you to review the privacy statements of those websites so that you can understand how the personal information you provide may be collected, stored, used and distributed.
Right to access and request correction: It is important to us that the personal information we hold about you is accurate, complete and up to date. If you are aware that this is not the case and would like your personal information corrected, or simply desire access to your personal information, please contact our Privacy Officer. You may request access to your personal information that we (or our contractors) hold. Where you make any such request: we may ask you to put your request in writing; in some circumstances permitted by law, we may not provide such information to you (and we may not be able to require our contractors provide such information to you); where we decide not to correct or provide you with access to your personal information, we will give you our reasons for our decision; where we provide the requested information or carry out the requested correction (or where we attach to that information a statement of any correction sought but not made), we may require you to pay a reasonable fee determined by us.